Communication Designer / Creative Director
Representative of dof Inc. and Co-Chairman of CC Inc.
Outside Director of ZOZO Corporation, CARTA HOLDINGS Corporation, and Four Startups, Inc.
He was born in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. After graduating from Keio University SFC, he joined Dentsu Inc.
After 10 years at Dentsu, he established dof Inc. in 2005 with the mission of “Creating Culture and Value.” The company’s slogan is “We make things happen.”
Their clients range from national clients to start-up companies. From management strategy, business strategy, product/service development, marketing strategy planning, media planning, and the final creative output, the company specializes in proposals focusing on “problem-solving” from upstream to downstream communication. He has been involved in the branding of Suntory’s “Kaku Highball” since its launch and is now in the 15th year.
（Information is current at the time of publishing.）